Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs
Brazil Initiative

Spring 2015 Film Series -Lixo Extraordinário (Waste Land)

Thursday, April 16, 2015

4:00pm – 6:00pm

Joukowsky Forum, Watson Institute, 111 Thayer Street.

A 2010 documentary by Vik Muniz about the power of art, "Lixo Extraordinário" (Waste Land) explores the lives of garbage pickers in Jardim Gramacho, an enormous landfill on the outskirts of Rio de Janeiro.